Tag Archives: China

Social Media in China: The Great Distraction

Worried about social media helping to create popular movements, China runs an elaborate system of censorship and manipulation.

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Quo Vadis, China?

Under Xi Jinping, will China opt for a “new totalitarianism,” the current “hard authoritarianism,” turn back to a sort of “soft authoritarianism” or move toward a “semi-democracy”?

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Plastic Waste: The World Makes, China Takes

China now imports a majority of the world’s annual waste plastic.

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Ending Inequality Between Countries: Not By Trade Alone

Is a world of approximately equal country incomes really possible to envisage any time soon?

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China’s Biggest Political Summit

For all of China’s active global summitry, the most complex diplomatic exercise is entirely domestic – the CCP’s Party Congress, held every five years.

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China’s Wind Investment

At home and abroad, China dominates wind energy production.

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How Trump’s Iran Move Plays Into China’s Hands

The U.S. abandoning the Iran nuclear deal is the height of folly. It aligns Iran with China, and away from Europe.

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Why Asia is the Champion of Globalization

Can the EU replace the United States, as China starts dominating the globe?

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Chinese Vineyards: On the Rise

As wine cultivation declines elsewhere, China is climbing toward the top.

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How Nepal Viewed the India-China Border Standoff

A recent dispute between the two regional powers highlights the risk to smaller neighbors between them.

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